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Just So Stories
By Rudyard Kipling and Peter Levi (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin Classics
Publication date May 1, 1990
Pages 170
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140183511
ISBN-10 0140183515
Dimensions 0.50 by 4.25 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.25 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $8.00
Other format details juvenile
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
A dozen stories answer children's questions about how the camel got his hump, the rhinoceros his skin, the leopard his spots, how writing began, and other concerns description: Product Description: Kipling's own drawings, with their long, funny captions, illustrate his hilarious explanations of How the Camel Got His Hump, How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin, How the Armadillo Happened, and other animal How's. He began inventing these stories in his American wife's hometown of Brattleboro, Vermont, to amuse his eldest daughter--and they have served ever since as a source of laughter for children everywhere.

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